Ten beds, and only one occupied, by a freckled, tousled quintessence of fractiousness in a blue wrapper.
Bin livin' so high lately that you had to have a fight to work off your fractiousness?
Not once was there any indication of fractiousness on the part of Gov'ner.
Perhaps this sort of fractiousness is the usual sign of approaching illness with children.
To some extent her fractiousness was due to natural reaction after the emotional excitement of the previous evening.
"Why, I depended on seeing Mr. Oldfield," said he, with the fractiousness of a man recently ill.
He feared the antagonism of the officers might be aroused, in which event we should be made to suffer for our fractiousness.
Even the most valuable and expensive pet may become a vexation if it is continually showing ill-temper and fractiousness.